The decision making system: Explore the neuroscience of decision making, and how cultural, developmental, contextual and emotional influences play out in our brains and shape our choices.
Influencing other people’s decisions: Understand how we use persuasion, incentives, choice architecture, and appeals to beliefs and values to influence the decisions of others.
Making better decisions: Tap into research and techniques to help you make more creative, reasoned, satisfying, and responsible choices—individually and in groups.
Modeling decisions on a mass scale: Investigate how economists and big data scientists model and predict how choices go viral, and what happens when millions of decisions scale to more than the sum of their parts.
Decision making in action: Learn the tradecraft of expert decision making from a wide range of professionals, including a clinical psychologist, a basketball coach, a venture capitalist, and a crisis communications expert.
Learn from a variety of sources and Stanford experts, including:
Come to Stanford and connect with a wide range of Stanford experts, handle human brains, see pioneering lab research, meet The Thinker, and explore the future of big data.
15% discounts are available for government, nonprofits, and members of the Stanford Alumni Association.
This course is limited to 40 participants.
Deadline: May 1, 2014
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